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SVN how to sort out a repository that has gotten out of order

We have about 5 different SVN repositories running on SVN 1.6.11 on top of CentOS Linux 6.3. I was asked to migrate our SVN server to a new server last week. We have a cron job that does a Full backup ...
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svnserve -d child process spawning and svn connections under netstat

I see many svnserve -d processes running on my CentOS 6 box, one with the PID 400 and PPID 1 and the rest with PPID 400. I take this to mean the first one is started by init scripts (i know it is) ...
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SVNADMIN: lslocks and rmlocks disagree

When I run the command: svnadmin lslocks My_Repo| grep -B2 user_name, I get about 10 files which are locked. Other people see that this user has them locked in TortoiseSVN. When I run svnadmin ...
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Getting error “svnadmin: File already exists” for `svnadmin load`

I am struggling trying to load a incremental SVN backup made using svnadmin dump --incremental. I have based my backup script on the ServerFault post: Incremental Backups of SVN Repository daily ? ...
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SVN repo browser does not show an open TCP connection on backend

When I am connected to mysvnserver using the repo browser (TortoiseSVN), I do not see an open connection when I perform a netstat on the mysvnserver box and grep for my computer. What is the ...
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svnadmin dump outputs a partial backup

I'm trying to dump my SVN repository in a scheduled task. The problem is that when it's running in the scheduled task its only outputting a part of the repository (about 476MB instead of about 2G). ...
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VisualSVN on Windows 2012 - how to run “svnadmin hotcopy” (getting Access is Denied)

Following this as a guide: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/33055/what-is-the-best-way-to-backup-subversion-repositories I've tried the following commmands: svnadmin hotcopy "C:\Repositories" ...
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How can I estimate the final size and processing time necessary to dump my entire repo?

Assume an SVN setup that consists of a single repo with nested project folders, something like this: \ - trunk - - projectA - - - trunk - - - - ... - - - branches - - - - ... - - projectB - - ...
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using svnadmin as www-data user

Howdie Scenario: Allow developers to submit new application packages to a market server. Developers run a bash script which contains a cURL call to market server (localhost/market/submit/$app-name). ...
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How to migrate part of an SVN repository?

How do you migrate a part of an SVN repository into a new repository? To migrate the contents of a complete SVN repository into a new repository, one has to dump the old repository first: svnadmin ...
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svnadmin dump reports error but verify does not

The message for svnadmin dump is svnadmin: malformed file. However svnadmin verify does not report any errors at all. I searched through a few backups and did a binary comparison of the repositories ...
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How/when to create trunk, branches and tags directories in a new subversion repository?

When's the best time to create the trunk, branches and tags directories? I have executed svnadmin create --fs-type fsfs /home/firefli/web/projects/subversion and have myself a blank repo. If I ...
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setting up a subversion repository on a remote server

I have ssh access to a webserver which has svn. I'm trying to set up a repository via the ssh but I'm not completely sure how. The server is running parallels plesk if that makes a difference. My ...
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svnadmin dump skip revision

Are there any dangers of skipping a particular revision if I know we don't need it when using svnadmin dump? I'm migrating to a new SVN server, and one foolish commit of about 1gb worth of images ...
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svnadmin dump --deltas

Are there any particular reasons why I would not want to use the --deltas argument, either for an incremental or a complete svnadmin dump?